The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
Scotland / Renfrewshire
Rank 8 31 21
Rank change year-on-year +23 -10  
Contract jobs citing C# 21 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 28.00% 8.28% 5.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.00% 18.18% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 5
Median daily rate £335 £310 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.06% -22.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £291 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £337 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.21% +8.57%  

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 35 66 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 46.67% 45.52% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 51 23
Median daily rate £390 £375 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Renfrewshire citing C# as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Renfrewshire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C# in Renfrewshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Renfrewshire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Renfrewshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Renfrewshire

C#
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine +20 20 £338 +8.87%
C#
Scotland

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Renfrewshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 24 (96.00%) .NET
1 24 (96.00%) PowerShell
2 23 (92.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 23 (92.00%) Windows Server
3 21 (84.00%) Git (software)
3 21 (84.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (84.00%) IIS
3 21 (84.00%) XAML
4 20 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 17 (68.00%) SC Cleared
5 17 (68.00%) Security Cleared
6 16 (64.00%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (64.00%) MS Excel
6 16 (64.00%) Puppet
6 16 (64.00%) Open Source
7 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
8 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
9 2 (8.00%) Prototyping
9 2 (8.00%) vSphere
9 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
9 2 (8.00%) VMware
9 2 (8.00%) MSI
9 2 (8.00%) Change Management
9 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (8.00%) Performance Management

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (84.00%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (64.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (92.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (84.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (8.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Automation Engineer
2 13 (52.00%) PowerShell Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Development Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Software Development Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Build Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) XML
2 2 (8.00%) XSD
3 1 (4.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (92.00%) Windows
1 23 (92.00%) Windows Server
2 21 (84.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 16 (64.00%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (64.00%) Open Source
3 2 (8.00%) Change Management
3 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (8.00%) OO
3 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (8.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL
4 1 (4.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) PowerShell
2 21 (84.00%) XAML
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) SC Cleared
1 17 (68.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (64.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) VMware